Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||112° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.23 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.4"||942.02 mi||west||0° 02' 51.1"||3.27 mi||north||941.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 45.8"||754.68 mi||east||0° 42' 06.0"||48.28 mi||north||754.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Macau||Fri 3:40 AM||223 km||139 miles||121 nm|| NNE|
|Haikou||Fri 3:40 AM||262 km||163 miles||141 nm|| W|
|Hong Kong||Fri 3:40 AM||263 km||164 miles||142 nm|| NNE|
|Kowloon||Fri 3:40 AM||270 km||167 miles||146 nm|| NNE|
|Shenzhen||Fri 3:40 AM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| NNE|
|Foshan||Fri 3:40 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| N|
|Guangzhou||Fri 3:40 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| N|
|Shantou||Fri 3:40 AM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| NE|
|Nanning||Fri 3:40 AM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm|| WNW|
|Guilin||Fri 3:40 AM||610 km||379 miles||330 nm|| NNW|
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